A Literary Noah's Ark
Edited by David Kennedy
Softbound, large format
Lovely and refreshing! To give your children the gift of these animal poems — whimsical, lyric, silly, or profound — is to give them a little piece of magic they will carry for a lifetime.
Sharifa Oppenheimer, author of Heaven on Earth: A Handbook for Parents of Young Children
Whether you are teaching in a classroom or raising children at home, keep a copy of The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry nearby, so that you can call upon it through the years, and thereby gift the children in your care with beauty and insight, laughter and compassion, understanding and wonder at the myriad nature of the animals around us.
Celebrate and honor our furred, feathered, and finned friends with the world’s largest collection of animal poetry ever published. The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry brings the animals of the forests, mountains, jungles, deserts, rivers, seas, and even your own backyard to life on every page. It is truly an essential companion for teachers and parents at every level from kindergarten to college. Parents, children, and animal lovers alike will discover old favorites, make new friends, and revel in over 425 animal poems by classic and modern authors.
A not-to-be-missed treasure alongside it’s companion volume, The Waldorf Book of Poetry.